Acre Of Land

In Rural Sunnyvale, You’ll Find Lovely Well-Priced Homes on Acreage Lots

By Shelby Skrhak / February 3, 2019 / 0 Comments

The small rural town of Sunnyvale in Dallas County has a pretty fascinating history, as the amalgamation of the four towns of Hatterville, Long Creek, Tripp, and New Hope in the 1950s. A storm in the 1920s wiped out the most prosperous of these towns, New Hope, where shops, stores, and an annual fair called […]

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Tuesday Two Hundred: Murphy Fixer-Upper Sits on Almost an Acre with Pool, Barn

By Leah Shafer / January 12, 2015 / 5 Comments

Gone with the Wind was a childhood favorite of mine, with its winding storyline, genteel fashion, and dramatic romances. In one memorable scene, Scarlett’s father, Gerald O’Hara, an Irish peasant immigrant, proclaims in his rough brogue, “The land is the only thing in the world worth working for, worth fighting for, worth dying for, because it’s […]

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Monday Morning Millionaire: Mediterranean Mecca on Stefani With a Keeping Room. And Bookshelves. Wow! Dallas Real Estate News

By Candy Evans / October 10, 2011 / 0 Comments

First of all, gotta love Alan Nixon! I knew him way back when he was Breckenridge-Nixon, been in a million of his Preston Hollow homes, and now he’s building a fantabulous mega manse on my old homestead at 5511 Park Lane. But this, this is Stefani, that sweet spot location right south of Walnut Hill betwixt Preston […]

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Take Mom Horseback Riding on Mother’s Day — In Your Backyard!

By Candy Evans / May 6, 2011 / 0 Comments

It’s kind of special to live in Texas where we can have horses at home if we live on one acre of land — even in the city limits! Of course, not many of us have one acre lots. That’s why you need to check out The Bridges at Preston Crossings. It may be a […]

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Dallas Real Estate News: Wade Phillips Home Goes on the Market

By Candy Evans / February 9, 2011 / 0 Comments

News flash: Wade and Laurie Phillips just listed their Preston Hollow home on Norway with Allie Beth Allman. Wade, son of former NFL coach Bum Phillips, is off to Houston. He bought the house in 2007 for about $2,800,000 — Allie Beth was their agent, then, too. Asking: $3,295,000. No pics in MLS just yet, […]

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